The Queen of Pop is widely known as one of the most controversial musicians in pop music history, and the world’s top-selling female recording artist of all time with more than 300 million copies sold. In the 1980's I would even consider myself a fan of her music. I even own a few records, cd's or [...]
The Beatles released Let It Be, their 12th and final album 43 years ago today. It was released May 8th 1970 by Apple Records shortly after The Beatles had announced their break-up. Let It Be wasn’t really the Beatles last recording and was actually recorded before the Abbey Road album. A disagreement between Phil Spector and [...]
30 Years ago today Def Leppard's third studio album was released on January 20 1983. The album charted at #2 on the Billboard and #18 on the UK Albums Chart. This album has inspired me ever since I first heard it.
Today would have been John Lennon's 72 Birthday. John left us sadly 32 years ago but he left with us an incredible legacy of music. Here are 10 on my favorite tunes John Lennon. Happy Birthday John! "Music is everybody's possession. It's only publishers who think that people own it." -John Lennon Imagine Recorded [...]
Bob Dylan's influence on popular music is incalculable. As a songwriter, he pioneered several different schools of pop songwriting, from confessional singer/songwriter to winding, hallucinatory, stream-of-consciousness narratives. As a vocalist, he broke down the notion that a singer must have a conventionally good voice in order to perform, thereby redefining the vocalist's role in popular music. Here are my 10 favorite Bob Dylan Tunes